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Um Cravo na Igreja
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 47,690. Language: Portuguese. Published: March 2, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Ela aguardou-o cá fora. Agarrou-se bem ao calor do seu casaco. Estava inebriada com o cheiro do seu homem. Ainda não se tinham abraçado, sentia que o tempo passava demasiado lento, estava quase a ponto de se expor na rua - arriscar-se-ia a uma multa, se preciso fosse.
O Mago
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 235,360. Language: Portuguese. Published: March 2, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Lisboa, ano de 2010. Próximo do Natal, o inverno promete ser longo, frio e sombrio. Bernardo de Vila Nova, psicólogo e cidadão do mundo, não imaginava o que o esperava ao chegar a casa e sentar-se no velho sofá com um livro novo nas mãos.
Apricots in a Turkish Garden
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,830. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015 by Second Wind Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This sparkling collection of ten short stories is similar to her other work in its deft narratives, sure characterizations, engaging dialogue and enchanting resolutions. Ironically, Apricots is also like Knowles’ other writing in that it is almost impossible to categorize. These tales draw the reader in through her seductive storytelling and summarily haunt the reader with her profound insights.
Esquiço
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 20,730. Language: Portuguese. Published: March 2, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
…Não mais haverá um tempo que se encontre comigo e eu deixe ir incólume, nunca mais. Agora, logo que o encontro vivo-o, consumo-o e quando ele quer ir, deixo… Mas comigo ficou a alma, o poder de fazer mais uma ruga, uma artrose, mas eu preciso deste tempo. Se não o consumir a minha vida vai-se, perde sentido, e o tempo aborrece-se de mim e parte de mim para outro.
Unkept
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,000. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015 by Bannerwing Books. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Vienna and Heather navigate through a friendship born of circumstance, devised to assuage their ambivalence towards motherhood and their tenuous relationship with reality, discovering the art of forgiveness. With humor and poignancy, Ericka Clay’s debut novel, Unkept, explores the thorny landscape of childhood trauma and the ferocious politics between little girls—and the adults they become.
The Weeping Willow
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,430. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Set against the background of the emergency in Malaya – ‘The Forgotten War’ – the story follows the fortunes of four teenagers: Alec and his younger sister Pat, the children of a British Army officer stationed in Malaya; and Ah Ying and her older brother Chau Kum, who live with their grandfather in one of the Resettlement or New Villages.
Not So Merry-Go-Round
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,570. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Everyone possesses secrets buried in their pasts. Secrets best left locked away where they belong. Simon was no different, he vowed that his secrets would never be revealed and he would take them with him to his grave. When he meets a gruesome and untimely death however, his wife and daughters realised there was a great deal they didn't know about the enigmatic Simon.
Writing This Ability: Parables and True Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,250. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
The stories in this collection represent more than just tear-jerking accounts of overcoming adversity and mislabeled disability, although I’ve told a few of those too. I’m more interested in exploring the potential of what we consider to be dis and ability through characters who are constrained by circumstance and societal expectation even as they fight against those limits.
Hermit
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Price: Free! Words: 420. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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A kleptomaniac struggles to stop stealing from campsites.
The Poppy Field Diary
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,910. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Sometimes it takes a moment Sometimes it takes a lifetime Sometimes a lifetime is not enough In the days before the Russian occupation, Kabul's golden age, a tenacious young Afghan woman began a journey that we all take at some point in our lives the journey to forgive. In an unyielding land, she discovered the grace that is within every heart.
The Resurrection of Osama bin Laden: A Novella
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,250. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
The author goes to Vegas to cover a Conference for Young Conservatives, but it’s a bust. He instead gets wrapped up in a much larger story, one that could bring down the presidency. Osama bin Laden is still alive. The author and his editor pick up the trail on the Vegas Strip, fend off rivals from Fox News, outmaneuver rogue agents of the CIA, and follow their leads to the outskirts of Khartoum.
The Novelist: A Novella
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 25,400. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015 by TS Poetry Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Working for a living. That’s what the main character does in The Novelist. Secretly, she’s a poet who's trying to come to terms with who she really is and whether or not she has what it takes to be a novelist. An intriguing read for aspiring writers, blocked Creatives, or anyone who appreciates wit and wisdom about the literary world.
Foison Surrounded
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 95,730. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Just when he thinks he has met everyone's lowest expectations of him, and now is at last ignored by all the quirky townspeople of Foison Surrounded, he feels free to get comfortably settled into his lazy small-town desert boondocks lifestyle, Jack discovers gold. At its heart, this is an offbeat love story, with richly drawn characters and a surly giant.
Ladies and Gentlemen: Adam Wolf and the Cook Brothers
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 126,750. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015 by RavenswoodPublishing. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Ever dreamed of joining a rock band, getting rich, getting famous, and seeing the world through a private jet plane’s window?
Susanna Childress
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,790. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015 by Awst Press. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
This collection includes 4 poems and an essay from Susanna Childress, first Featured Author from Awst Press. Each piece unflinchingly explores the loss of a friend, of a pet, of a neighbor's child, or of one's own child, as well as the involvement of others in support roles. The insight and power of this work can be appreciated by anybody including those not normally drawn to poetry.
Calm (Riverside Tale)
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You set the price! Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
1700 words. There's nothing like a cup of tea at the end of an evening. Just the warm up needed when the man you love is working overnight. The news blurbs about a serial killer running around Riverside can't even break the calm.
October
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,260. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Trent Richards, the guitar god of Narcoleptic Souls, had it all. When he turned to alcohol, the band imploded, sending him on a spiral that left him broke, alone, and the target of his bitter fans. When his manager offers him a weekend gig, Trent takes it despite fears he's being set up. Trent must fight his fears and his destructive urges in an effort to reclaim his life.
Gain
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You set the price! Words: 3,180. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
2700 words. The rich feast while the poor labor. The system allows the poor to workout for the rich. Being an upper means staying thin despite indulging. But the table is about to be turned. Who will be able to handle the gain?
Gymee's Quest(ion)
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Price: Free! Words: 5,350. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is the story of a boy in search of meaning – of the f-word. It’s an endearing story of adventure, coming of age, humor, relationships, suspense and collective lexistigmatosis. Guaranteed to entertain or your freedom back.
The Tea Master
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Price: Free! Words: 2,470. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The story of a warlord and his tea master in a handful of tea ceremonies. Toyotomi Hideyoshi rises from a servant to become the master of Japan, and acquires, among other possessions, the tea master and sage Rikyu who served Hideyoshi's former master Oda. Rikyu tries to teach Hideyoshi the Zen way, but will he succeed?